News items tagged with dark souls

Making a Great HUD Design

Making a Great HUD Design

report this ad Many nuances of game development go unappreciated by players out of necessity, but good HUD design is one of the most easily ignored. We use and intera...

By Melissa Loomis on 12 December 2018
Weekly Video Game News Roundup: May 18th

Weekly Video Game News Roundup: May 18th

In this week’s roundup, we check in on Guillermo Del Toro’s inSane, grill some bologna with the ne...

By Curt Hutson on 09 December 2018
Top 25 Games of the Last Generation

Top 25 Games of the Last Generation

  For almost a decade, players reveled in the gaming experiences provided by last-gen consoles. From the Xbox 360’s release in 2005 to the launch of current-gen consoles, the gaming industry experi...

By Boston Blake on 10 November 2018
Spike 2011 Video Game Awards Nominees & Hall of Fame Inductee

Spike 2011 Video Game Awards Nominees & Hall of Fame Inductee

The complete list of 2011 Spike Video Game Awards nominees have been announced! Every year since 2003, Spike has honored the best i...

By Tyler Schirado on 03 September 2018
Game Rant Video Game Awards: Nominations

Game Rant Video Game Awards: Nominations

The wave of major new video game releases has finally settled as 2011 winds down and we prepare to celebrate the new year. But be...

By Rob Keyes on 03 September 2018
10 Video Games with the Best Boss Battles

10 Video Games with the Best Boss Battles

Boss battles have been a part of video gaming since the industry’s early days, often serving as tough challenges that push players to...

By Dalton Cooper on 25 August 2018
The Return of Challenging Games

The Return of Challenging Games

Dark Souls ushered in a new era of difficult games with punishing gameplay and a serious sense of accomplishment. Screenshot from jit via Flickr. There are tons of reasons to play video games—for th...

By Melissa Loomis on 19 August 2018
Japan’s Best Selling Games of 2011

Japan’s Best Selling Games of 2011

2011 is slowly fading into memory. There can be little doubt that it will go down in the history books as one of the best years for...

By Jeff Schille on 04 August 2018
Video Game Trends By Decade

Video Game Trends By Decade

Just like anything else, video game trends can shift from season to season and year to year. Looking back at the past 30 to 40 year...

By Melissa Loomis on 04 August 2018
Demon's Souls Remake Could Happen Without From Software

Demon's Souls Remake Could Happen Without From Software

Souls creator Hidetaka Miyazaki reaffirms if there ever was a Demon’s Souls remake that he and developer From Software would likely not be involved with the project. With the release of Dark Souls 3,...

By Anthony Taormina on 02 August 2018
Miyazaki Wants to Surpass Souls Series With Next Game

Miyazaki Wants to Surpass Souls Series With Next Game

Game creator Hidetaka Miyazaki expresses the desire to make his next project better than his previous efforts and hopes it has the ca...

By Kyle Sledge on 02 August 2018
Dark Souls 3: Ashes of Ariandel DLC Trailer Releases

Dark Souls 3: Ashes of Ariandel DLC Trailer Releases

Fresh from its release date announcement, Dark Souls 3: Ashes of Ariandel has released an enigmatic trailer that showcases a cold, da...

By Curt Hutson on 02 August 2018
Dark Souls 3 Final Boss Beat Using Dance Pad

Dark Souls 3 Final Boss Beat Using Dance Pad

YouTuber, ATwerkinYoshi, plays Dark Souls 3 using only a dance pad as a controller, beating the game in 44 hours and 26 minutes and d...

By Fred Harvey on 02 August 2018
Dark Souls 3 Fan Beats Every Boss Without Taking a Hit

Dark Souls 3 Fan Beats Every Boss Without Taking a Hit

One intrepid Dark Souls 3 player takes on the latest entry in game developer From Software’s action-RPG series and beats every boss w...

By Kyle Sledge on 02 August 2018
Dark Souls 3 Beat Using Dance Pad [VIDEO]

Dark Souls 3 Beat Using Dance Pad [VIDEO]

One dedicated Dark Souls 3 player beats the very difficult Abyss Watchers boss fight using an expanded dance pad from popular rhythm...

By Anthony Taormina on 02 August 2018
This Dark Souls 'Take on Me' Video Will Cheer You Up

This Dark Souls 'Take on Me' Video Will Cheer You Up

A fan of From Software’s action-RPG franchise, Dark Souls, creates an incredibly hilarious music video for the game featuring a-ha’s...

By Kyle Sledge on 02 August 2018
Dark Souls 3's First DLC Gets a Release Date

Dark Souls 3's First DLC Gets a Release Date

Multiple details that involve the name, weapons, magic, and release date for the first installment of DLC for From Software’s action-...

By Kyle Sledge on 02 August 2018
Dark Souls 3 Modder Replaces Textures With Shrek & More

Dark Souls 3 Modder Replaces Textures With Shrek & More

In a bizarre move, one video game modder replaces all of the textures in developer From Software’s action-RPG Dark Souls 3 with Goose...

By Kyle Sledge on 02 August 2018
Dark Souls Easter Egg Found in Overwatch

Dark Souls Easter Egg Found in Overwatch

Overwatch players discover a Dark Souls Easter Egg in the game’s upcoming Eichenwalde map, adding to the growing list of Easter Eggs...

By Dalton Cooper on 02 August 2018
Dark Souls 3 Releases New Ashes of Ariandel Gameplay

Dark Souls 3 Releases New Ashes of Ariandel Gameplay

Video game publisher Bandai Namco officially releases a brand new gameplay trailer for the action-RPG Dark Souls 3‘s forthcoming DLC known as Ashes of Ariandel. Considering the fact that it’s been...

By Kyle Sledge on 15 February 2018
Dark Souls Trilogy Could Come to Nintendo Switch

Dark Souls Trilogy Could Come to Nintendo Switch

According to a new report, FromSoftware is considering bringing the Dark Souls trilogy of games to the Nintendo Switch and that a Dark Souls 3 port is already in development. Over the past few week...

By Jasmine Henry on 13 February 2018
Amazing Dark Souls and Cuphead Mashup

Amazing Dark Souls and Cuphead Mashup

YouTube channel 64 Bits recently released a parody that mashes together Cuphead and Dark Souls, and imagines a game we desperately wish we could play.

By Curt Hutson on 15 December 2017